Author | Patricia M. Fernberg

Articles

Low-dose CT stone detection: Safe during pregnancy

October 01, 2009

Treatment for pregnant women who present with renal or ureteral colic may have become easier for physician and patient alike.

Dementia drug demonstrates efficacy, safety in chronic pelvic pain syndrome

September 01, 2009

Recent research suggests similarities in the etiologic and pathogenetic mechanisms of chronic pelvic pain syndrome and other pain syndromes.

Open versus lap nephrectomy: Similar long-term outcomes

December 01, 2006

Cleveland-Which approach to radical nephrectomy produces the most durable outcomes in survival and restored renal function: laparoscopy or open surgery?

Morcellation may worsen staging of renal tumors

December 01, 2006

Cleveland-Understaging of renal tumors on the basis of clinical criteria appears problematic when tumors are morcellated during laparoscopic nephrectomy, according to a Mayo Clinic study presented at the 2006 World Congress of Endourology here.